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14 July 2014 Last updated at 06:03

Longitude pioneer's life celebratedOne of John Harrison's watches - H4

The inventor John Harrison, who built clocks accurate enough to solve the problems of navigation at sea, is celebrated in Barrow-upon-Humber

MV Seaman Guard OhioIndia drops charges against Britons

Arms charges against six British former servicemen, including one from Pocklington, who spent months in an Indian prison have been dropped.

BroadswordHistoric broadsword goes to auction

An 11th century Viking broadsword used in a battle at Stamford Bridge is expected to be sold for between £80,000 and £120,000 at auction.

Tim Iredale, Political editor, Yorkshire & Lincolnshire Article written by Tim Iredale Tim Iredale Political editor, Yorkshire & Lincolnshire

Minister denies EU migrant job bias

Claims that workers from overseas are more likely to be employed in food production have been dismissed by the employment minister.

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